Javier Zamora is one of our growers from the Watsonville/Salinas area. Javier is the owner of JSM Organics and they provide locally grown organic produce, fruits, and flowers. They welcome the public to visit their farms and learn more about organic farming and their operation. To learn more about JSM Organics you can visit their website at www.jsmorganicfarms.com.
Javier serves as a board member for many different organization. As a board member for the National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition (NSAC), the Agriculture and Land-Based Training Association (ALBA), and California Farmlink he was able to travel to DC to visit the nation’s capital and speak with legislators about the important food and agriculture issues. Each year when congress is getting ready to plan the annual funding for the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) programs, they bring farmers and ranchers from NSAC member organizations to Washington to speak with congressional delegation’s about what matters most to them.
Here is a link to the press release from his trip. Thank you Javier for sharing your trip with us.
The links to the different organizations that Javier is a member of are here:
National Sustainable Agricluture Coalition – http://sustainableagriculture.net
Agriculture Land-Based Training Associatio – http://www.albafarmers.org/
California Farmlink – http://cafarmlinkcentralcoast.blogspot.com/